YMCA Programs

Beginner – Ages 6-12 – Saturdays 10:10 am

Students learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills:
1.) Swim, float, swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit.
2.) Jump, push, turn, grab.

*Stage 1 – Water Acclimation: Increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with assistance.
*Stage 2 – Water Movement: Encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.
*Stage 3 – Water Stamina: Develops intermediate self-rescue skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages.

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Program Information

YMCA Branch Northside Family YMCA
Date Saturday, January 4, 2020, 10:10 AM - Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:40 AM
Online Registration Window Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - Friday, January 3, 2020
In-house Registration Window Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - Friday, January 3, 2020
Age Range 6 - 12
Fee $30.00 - $55.00

Contact Info

Contact Name Aquatics Director
Email nrymca@ymcarichmond.org
Phone 8043299622

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